Presenting at MTV EMA a step forward in my global career: Deepika Padukone

Presenting at MTV EMA a step forward in my global career: Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone is all geared up to attend the prestigious MTV European Music Awards in Rotterdam, which she described as “a step forward in my global career”. Besides being at the award show, the actress also will be presenting an award on Sunday. The 30-year old actress shares that she was puzzled when she received the invite. She said, “I was pleasantly surprised when I got the invite. It is very gracious of them to invite me. I have grown up watching the MTV awards and I didn’t think that…

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JP Duminy says Perth century a ‘step in right direction’ for career

JP Duminy says Perth century a ‘step in right direction’ for career

Australia has been a happy hunting ground for Duminy. Out of his five Test centuries, three have come against Australia and two have come in Australia. His first century against Australia, 166 in Melbourne in 2008, gave South Africa their first series win Down Under. In 2016, his knock of 141 at Perth has put South Africa on top in the first Test. Speaking after the end of the day’s play, Duminy, who shared a 250-run stand with Dean Elgar, who also notched up his fifth Test century, said the…

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Step up fire safety measures, govt tells technical institutes

Step up fire safety measures, govt tells technical institutes

Bhubaneswar: In the wake of the devastating fire in the SUM Hospital, the Odisha government has decided to strengthen fire safety measures in all technical education institutes and skill development centres in the state. In a letter to the Vice Chancellors of Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT) and Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology (VSSUT), Director, Technical Education & Training, Director, Employment & State Employment Mission, Director, Indira Gandhi Institute of Technology (IGIT) and Vice Chairman, State Council for Technical Education & Vocational Training (SCTE&VT) on October 31 this…

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